I see a blood moon rising

How did you prepare for the super blood moon? The weather was going to be a critical factor here. It really needed to be totally clear for at least five hours to capture the full cycle of the eclipse, which…

Five ways to improve your photo retouching

Having a good-quality monitor to view and edit your photos on is more important than you may think. It needs to show an accurate representation of the colours you capture and have consistent levels of brightness across the screen –…

World’s first one TERABYTE memory card

Lexar has announced the Professional 633x SDXC UHS-I card with a whopping 1Tb (terabyte) of memory, which is equivalent to 1000 1Gb cards. While it’s certainly not the fastest card out there for data transfer (the read transfer speed is…

Good January sale deals from Park Cameras

Christmas seems a long way off now but one consolation of early January is the good deals on offer from various retailers. Park Cameras for example is offering £600 cashback on the Canon 100-400mm L IS II lens, and a…

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Our best-buy cameras for enthusiasts

Cameras labelled as ‘enthusiast’ models provide the flexibility to shoot a wide range of subjects but without the high price of a pro-level model

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Our best-buy cameras for beginners

These models are for those new to photography or who want a camera that’s capable of taking good-quality images without breaking the bank

Travel Photographer of the Year named

The latest winners of the Travel Photographer of the Year awards (TPOTY) have been announced, with the top prize and title going to Stefano Pensotti, a semi-pro photographer from Italy. His varied portfolio of eight images from around the world…

RPS reveals the Hundred Heroines

It’s been a busy few months for the RPS, with Nan Goldin in particular being honoured and its 2018 Awards. The RPS has now revealed its 100 heroines, a non-ranked list of the top contemporary female photographers. A panel of…

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Get better night shots of cities

Transform your cityscapes into breathtaking images by working harmoniously with ambient and city lights. Matt Parry shows you how

Some good early bird deals for December

With so much festive spirit in the air it’s maybe not so surprising that there are some good ‘early bird’ deals around at the moment, covering new software releases and events. First up is the new Luminar 3 photo editing software…